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Whether or not you are getting a divorce with children, if you are a man then you need to be aware of certain issues in your divorce that are unique to your situation. Women have unique factors that weigh into their divorce experience but from my experience women also tend to be aware of those factors and prepare better for them. On the other hand, men tend to under prepare for divorce and are shocked to learn that the results of their case may not be exactly what they want when all is said and done. The unfortunate part of…
In divorce cases, there are two different areas of the case that you need to be familiar with the period the first area involves children in child custody. The second involves the finances of the parties such as your family home, your business, and your retirement accounts. For today’s blog post, we’re going to focus our energy on discussing what financial components you need to be aware of when it comes to a divorce case. Not every divorce is exactly similar but I would like to share with you my thoughts on topics related to some of the more common…
Are you in need of a divorce but worried that you can’t afford it? Or, are you worried that a divorce that was recently filed against you will cost too much for you to respond to? Do you know what the costs of a divorce are, where they can be reduced, and whether or not you even need to hire an attorney? These are all valid questions to have when you are just starting your divorce journey. However, the best time to ask questions and receive answers is before you need those answers.  Learning the answers as soon as you…
When trying to plan for a divorce in Texas you may have your eye on the costs and expenses associated with it. This is completely understandable. We all know that it costs money to get divorced whether it be in hiring an attorney, filing your case, spending time in the case away from your work, or trying to settle your case before a trial. Finally, the costs of a trial can ’cause the overall expenses associated with the case to skyrocket dramatically.  Nobody liked to spend more money on something than they have to with divorce not being an exception to…
It doesn’t take a family law attorney to tell you that the impact of your divorce will be felt more than simply on the case itself. Rather, all areas of your life have the propensity to be impacted by an ongoing divorce case. There are some events in our lives that we can compartmentalize and limit their exposure to other areas. Many people lead lives where their left-hand does not know what their right hand is doing. In the world of divorce, we see people going through a lengthy and difficult divorce who have made decisions to do things with…
When you go through a divorce, the last thing on your mind is the thought of ever having to come back to court in the future. There are many emotions that you are likely to experience in your time completing a divorce in Texas. Not the least of which is the experience of finality and relief when your case comes to an end. For all of you reading this blog post who are currently engaged in a tough divorce case this should come as a bit of reassurance to you and your family. No matter how bad your case is,…
Have you ever thought something in your life was over with when it wasn’t? Maybe you ran a 5K race intern what you thought was the final corner before the finish line only to find out that you had another quarter mile to go? Or maybe you and your team at work thought that a particular project or assignment was over with only to see your boss heap another pile of work on your desks? It can be a de fighting experience to think that’s something was over with only to find that there is more work to be done. …
Throughout this pandemic, we have had to become accustomed to a lot of change. Now as the pandemic is hopefully nearing our rearview mirror, I would imagine that there are some changes that we will see become fixtures in our lives and others that will hopefully never have to be revisited. In this sense, I suppose that we will all be doing evaluations for ourselves on a personal level as to what works and what does not as far as long-term changes to our lives that were made during the relatively short period of this pandemic.  As far as a…
In the world of Texas family law cases that involve children, there are very few differences between child custody and divorce cases. While divorce cases can involve the financial lives of the two parents if you and your child or their parents are unmarried then there will be no financial component to your case. Yours will strictly be a case dealing with child custody, conservatorships, and all of the other elements that are involved in a child custody case.  One of the questions that I receive with some regularity is whether or not there are differences between the child custody…
Just about all of the advice that is offered on this website is regarding family law issues in Texas. As experienced practitioners in counselors of family law, the Law Office of Bryan Fagan stands ready to assist you in your family in whatever circumstances you find yourselves in regards to this subject. We walk side by side with people going through some of the most difficult relational, marital and financial circumstances of their lives. We take a great deal of pride in being able to serve others. Our staff and attorneys worked tirelessly to advance the interests of our clients…